* Painted Ladies * [no photography or edited photography]

For painted, drawn, and digitally painted artwork of ladies [no photography or edited photography]

Beauty is Skin Deep

This challenge closed over 6 years ago.

The Challenge

What exactly is beauty and what makes someone beautiful? how far does it go and how far can it take you in life really?

Enter your best work which is done in traditional or digital medium.

ie: traditional – painting, drawing, colored pencil, pastel, charcoal, mixed media, etc.

ie: digital – must be digitally created from scratch…NOT FROM A PHOTO AS THE BASE if you’re not sure ask in the forum.


Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the image that you feel represents true beauty inside and out

Rewards & Prizes


challenge winner badge

top 10 badges

Additional Information

Please be sure that you are a member of our group and that your image has been accepted into painted ladies before you submit.

We have the right to remove an image without notice or warning that does not meet the criteria for this challenge

Don’t forget…

Cover Image: VICTORIA looking forward and reflecting back. by Ray Jackson


The Top Ten

"Sara" Portrait in Oils by Sara Moon

"Sara" Portrait in Oils by Sara Moon was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 8 votes.

  • Son of the North by Sarah  Mac
  • Glace in color by Wieslaw Borkowski Jr.
  • Tradition by Cheryl White
  • Hear Her Through The Noise by Tahnja
  • "The Rose" Water colour painting by John D Moulton
  • Reclining Nude  by Thea T
  • Unintended pregnancy by ZollB
  • Little Grea by Fay Helfer
  • Lilly by Richard Long

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